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Freeman, Bill

BILL FREEMAN is an award-winning historian, novelist, and screenwriter. Among his previous publications are Far from Home: Canadians in the First World War, which he co-authored with Richard Nielsen; A Magical Place: Toronto Island and Its People, winner of a Certificate of Commendation from Heritage Toronto in 2000; Casa Loma: Toronto's Fairy-Tale Castle and Its Owner Sir Henry Pellatt, which received the Heritage Toronto Award of Merit in 1999; Their Town: The Mafia, the Media and the Party Machine, a study of political power in Hamilton co-authored with Marsha Hewitt; and 1005: Political Life in a Union Local. Bill Freeman is also a popular children's author who has won the prestigious Vicky Metcalf Award for "a body of work" and a Canada Council Award for Juvenile Literature.


Trouble at Lachine Mill

Meg and her twelve-year-old brother Jamie take jobs in a shirt factory in Montreal. Soon they discover they have been hired at rock-bottom wages to replace striking workers.

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Trouble at Lachine Mill

Meg and her twelve-year-old brother Jamie take jobs in a shirt factory in Montreal. Soon they discover they have been hired at rock-bottom wages to replace striking workers.

Hardback   Out of stock indefinitely
9780888626738 | Published: January 1983

1005: Political Life in a Union
Paperback   Out of print
9780888625502 | Published: January 1982

1005: Political Life in a Union Local
Hardback   Out of print
9780888625519 | Published: January 1982

Their Town

Who were the politicians, lawyers, fixers, developers, organized crime bosses, newspaper publishers and businessmen who, historically, ran Hamilton? How did the get their power, and how did they exercise it?

Paperback   Out of print
9780888622662 | Published: January 1979

The Last Voyage of the Scotian
Paperback   Out of print
9780888621122 | Published: January 1976

Shantymen of Cache Lake

This is the story of 14-year-old John Bains and his sister Meg, 13, and the winter they spend working in alumber camp in the Ottawa Valley.

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Shantymen of Cache Lake

This is the story of 14-year-old John Bains and his sister Meg, 13, and the winter they spend working in alumber camp in the Ottawa Valley.

Hardback   Out of print
9780888620910 | Published: January 1975